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Goal scoring droughts in the National Hockey League are common things, even for the very best players (this is a point I drive home every chance I can get - it is not uncommon for players like Alex Ovechkin , Sidney Crosby , Jonathan Toews , Tyler Seguin , John Tavares , or any other superstar to go eight, nine, or even more than 10 games in a row without scoring a goal).
  • Arsene Wenger: "I'm disappointed and determined to put things right"

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    Goals from Andros Townsend, Yohan Cabaye as well as a Luka Milivojevic penalty condemned Arsenal to some significant defeat and just West Ham, Sunderland and Middlesbrough have accumulated fewer points than Arsenal in the past eight league matches, making a boring Wenger requiring an improvement from his players.
  • Usmanov: Kroenke to blame for Arsenal woe

    Usmanov: Kroenke to blame for Arsenal woe

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    The club is now outside the qualification places for Europe's Champions League, a competition it has played in for the past two decades and which brings in millions of pounds a season. Usmanov suggested Wenger should continue for now, but that he should also start preparing a successor. However, Usmanov, who reportedly has a strained relationship with Arsenal's board, claims the blame lies with Kroenke.
  • Horner: Verstappen 'right up there' with wet-weather greats

    Horner: Verstappen 'right up there' with wet-weather greats

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    However, Red Bull driver Ricciardo said that he is happy Ferrari won the season opener, because he thinks Mercedes will in fact be the stronger title contender this year. "I think he's right up there", Horner said. Vettel's overtake on former team-mate Ricciardo included a brief wheel-banging moment and, asked by Sky F1 about the contact, Vettel said: "Not intentionally!" REPEAT reliability problems afflicted all three Renault-powered teams in winter testing, and although the French ...
  • Antoine Griezmann: Leicester just like Atletico Madrid

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    To keep the fairytale going, Leicester must become the only other team than Real Madrid to beat Atletico in a European knockout tie since 2013 but Simeone's side have not conceded in their last eight Champions League games at the Vicente Calderon.
  • Couples vows Augusta return after finishing tied for 18th

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    His 67 was the best round of the day . "Hopefully I can keep trending that way", Rose said. "The most positive thing is that I feel like I have so much room for improvement", he said. Only one player - Craig Stadler in 1982 - shot as high as 75 in the first round and went on to win. Moore produced another solid round on Saturday, posting six birdies to offset three bogeys to sit alongside compatriots Jordan Spieth and Charley Hoffman on the Augusta leaderboard.
  • No Starters, No Problem… Hawks Blow Out Cavs

    No Starters, No Problem… Hawks Blow Out Cavs

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    And Ilyasova says the game hold extra importance with the Hawks battling for home-court advantage. "There were some things that could've gone a different way but didn't, and now we just got to move on from here". Despite a season full of struggles, the Nets (20-60) come into tonight's game feeling pretty good about themselves with wins in four of their last five games.
  • IPL-10: Pune aim to mend ways vs Daredevils

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    Glenn Maxwell , meanwhile, nailed 44 unbeaten runs off 20 balls and made sure his senior-team captaincy debut would forever be a happy memory. Even though, Stokes fell on reaching his fifty, Tiwary carried the onslaught and helped Pune post 163 for six in the 20 overs.
  • Browns 2017 Preseason Schedule Announced, Will Host Giants Aug

    Browns 2017 Preseason Schedule Announced, Will Host Giants Aug

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    The preseason series between the clubs is knotted at 1-1, with this matchup marking the first time that the Saints will travel to Cleveland to play the Browns in the preseason. The Browns will close out the preseason against the Bears for the 14th consecutive season. Cleveland also will travel to Chicago during the 2017 regular season.
  • Cavs blow 26-point lead in 4th, lose in OT

    Cavs blow 26-point lead in 4th, lose in OT

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    At 51-29, the Cleveland Cavaliers now hold the top spot in the Eastern Conference on a tiebreaker over the Boston Celtics , who share the same record. The Celtics have Horford to go with Isaiah Thomas , but the transplanted Hawk hasn't been quite as good in Boston as he was here. The San Antonio Spurs are at the Portland Trail Blazers, the Cavaliers face the Miami Heat and the Celtics welcome the Brooklyn Nets .
  • Sabres' Eichel misses out on $2 million bonus

    Sabres' Eichel misses out on $2 million bonus

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    Eichel finished with a fantastic individual year with 57 points and 24 goals after missing 21 games early in the season. The contract clause is not public. "Season's over. That's all you're thinking about", Eichel said, a day after Buffalo closed with a 4-2 loss at Florida. “Its tough, yeah. Youre not where you want to be.”.